Nurses Corner

  • HEALTH NEWS

    Posted October 29, 2014


    Reminders from the Health Office
    Posted 10/30/14


    WINTER SPORTS:
    Winter Sports are beginning in November. All athletes trying out for a team must have a physical completed within 365 days of the first tryout. This physical must be submitted to the nurse. The additional forms for a sport are:


    1. The Health History Update Questionnaire
    2. The Sudden Cardiac Death Brochure Sign Off Sheet
    3. The Concussion Form
    4. The Steroid Testing Form

    Please submit the above forms to the coach.


    INSURANCE FORMS: Students who were injured during a Delbarton sponsored event and who need insurance forms should contact the nurse for the appropriate form.


    MEDICATIONS: AN IMPORTANT REMINDER: For school safety, students are not permitted to carry medications unless they are for life saving emergency. Over the counter medications such as Tylenol, Advil, Claritin, Benadryl MUST be brought into the nurse’s office for administration. Written permission must be obtained from the parent and the physician.


    INJURY AND PROLONGED ILLNESS: Please continue to contact for nurse regarding any injury or any illness lasting more than 3 days. All infectious disease must be reported to the school nurse.


    STAY WELL! Remember good nutrition, sleep and hand washing are key to staying well.